Featured Story

Football Federation Of Belarus Signs Five-Year Deal With Data Provider Sportradar

04 / 25 / 14

Sports data provider Sportradar has signed a five-year deal with the Football Federation of Belarus (BFF) "to become the official data partner of the governing body," according to GAMING INTELLIGENCE. Sportradar signed the deal with the BFF’s commercial rights holder, Sports Tube LLC, and "has...

Read More

Tags: Media, Europe

More Stories

04/01/14
Messi Leading The Way On Social Media

Sports marketing agency Euromericas released a study showing that Lionel Messi is the footballer with the most influence on social media, according to SPORT. Messi is followed on the list by Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar and Andrés Iniesta of Barcelona and ManU's Wayne Rooney. Messi, "with 93 mil ...

Tags: Media

04/01/14
TVG Net To Accept U.S. Bets

TVG network, which sends live feeds of races into 36 million North American homes, "will accept betting for weekend Sha Tin programme," according to Alan Aitken of the SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST. After years of negotiations, commingling of bets on Hong Kong racing "will start" on the TVG network in th ...

Tags: Media

03/31/14
RS: 'Black Screen' Incident Won't Return

With the World Cup just two months away, it is unclear at this time whether Thailand fans will "need to pay to watch all matches," according to THE NATION. Though four years have passed, the "black screen" with an apology is still fresh in the minds of those who were trying to watch World Cup match ...

Tags: Media, Asia

03/31/14
Boca-River Plate Attracts Global Media

Sunday's Argentine first division Superclásico between Boca Juniors and River Plate attracted 153 media outlets from 15 countries. Boca Juniors "announced before the match that it expected its La Bombonera stadium to be completely full." Sunday's game marked the teams' 202nd meeting. The 153 ...

Tags: Media, South America

03/28/14
Bundesliga Draws High Ratings On Sky

German pay-TV channel Sky "recorded high ratings for its Bundesliga broadcasts on Tuesday evening," according to Alexander Krei of DWDL. The most-watched game was the matchup between Borussia Dortmund and FC Schalke, which attracted 510,000 viewers. The 0-0 draw obtained a market share of 2.8% in th ...

Tags: Media, Europe

03/28/14
EPL Delivering Ratings For NBC

NBC Sports Group "has attracted a surprising number of early-bird sports fans" to watch the EPL since it started airing live league games this season, according to Debbie Emery of the HOLLYWOOD REPORTER. NBC Sports Group President of Programming Jon Miller said, "The ratings continue to deliver and ...

Tags: Media, United Kingdom

03/28/14
European Rugby Broadcasts Revealed

The new broadcasting agreement between rivals BT and Sky Sports for the new European club competitions to replace the Heineken and Amlin Challenge Cups next season "can be revealed," according to Gavin Mairs of the London TELEGRAPH. The "pick deal" agreed as part of the compromise between the two br ...

Tags: Media, United Kingdom

03/28/14
Sky In Talks For GAA TV Deal

Sky Sports "is believed to be at an advanced state of negotiations" with Croke Park Stadium to enter the Gaelic Athletic Association market "as part of an overall deal featuring a range of broadcasters" for this year's All-Ireland champion games, according to Breheny & Boyle of the IRISH INDEPEN ...

Tags: Media, United Kingdom

03/28/14
TVE Reportedly Offering Hefty Sum

Spain's national football team "remains the star that all broadcasters want to sign," according to Raúl Piña of EL MUNDO. UEFA is selling rights for 20 of Spain's Euro 2016 and 2018 World Cup qualifying matches. Three Spanish broadcasters -- Mediaset's Telecinco, Atresmedia and pu ...

Tags: Media, Europe

03/28/14
Media Notes

SVT and TV4 "have been awarded the Swedish broadcast rights" to UEFA Women’s Euro 2017. Public broadcaster SVT and TV4, which has pay-TV and free-to-air commercial channels, "will share coverage of the tournament" after agreeing to terms with UEFA. The continent’s 16 leading women’ ...

Tags: Media

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug